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Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar

One of the best values available in guitar design today, the Squier Affinity Series Tele guitar features authentic sound, versatile controls and truly classic Telecaster guitar style.


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MSRP: $329.99 $199.99 Save : $130.00 (39%)


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The best value in electric guitar design today, the Squier Affinity Series Telecaster is a solid Squier player with traditional aesthetic style and classic features. With versatile sound and easy playability, as well as eye-catching finishes, this Telecaster is a great way to dip your toes into the electric guitar pool.

Three-ply White/Black/White Pickgard
The authentically styled three-ply white/black/white pickguard is a stylish touch.

Six-Saddle Top Load Bridge
A top load bridge creates a slightly "slinkier" feel by reducing the break angle of the strings over the saddles. The six individual saddles can be adjusted for precise intonation along each string.

Two-Color Headstock Logo
The elegant gold and black two-color headstock logo lends a touch of class to this instrument.


  • Maple neck with “C”-shaped profile
  • 21-fret maple fingerboard
  • Vintage-style single-coil Telecaster pickups with three-way switching
  • Top-load Telecaster bridge
  • Case not included

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Extremely Nice Item!


I realize by now that at my age I will never make it to a rock band so I just play for the fun of it at home. I own two 2017 Les Pauls one Custom and one 2017 Classic and have owned many other LP's since the 70's, But I must admit that this Tele though made in China is a great player and looking guitar, I am truly shocked, Sam Ash said it was used like new but it has absolutely no signs of use, not a mark! I would definitely buy from again! Thanks


Sanford NC


Love it!


I love the looks and the sound it's just a beautiful and easy guitar to play with.


Cocoa, Fl


love these sguires


i think the sguire guitars are a great value , they play nice and look good . this guitar is a great starting point for a beginner without breaking the bank . i am very glad to own this guitar and would buy sguire again . i also own a sguier hot rails strat which i love also . they are guitars i myself can grow into and one day make that purchase of an american fender strat . i would recommend the sguire line of guitars to anyone who like this style of guitar . thanks sam ash for your great service , low prices , and huge inventory .




I definitely recommend.


I bought this guitar because I wanted to start playing again and I wanted something affordable. I've always trusted Fender quality and that still holds true and you can't beat the Telecaster look.


Chandler, AZ


Butterscotch Tele is the bomb.


I bought a Fender Squier Tele from Sam Ash, and it is a bargain! The frets needed a bit of finishing, then I tuned it up, and off to the races. Very nice, looks and sounds great. Maple neck like butta, yo. Thanks!


North Little Rock, AR


Questionable, but expected


I purchased a guitar that was listed at discounted, but the only photo posted was a stock image. Obviously, I had an idea of what I was getting myself into. The item arrived with some pretty severe damage, but it did not effect that usability of the instrument. It would have been nice to know beforehand though. Still love my purchase!

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Pittsburgh, PA


Excellent value in a Telecaster


No lie, this guitar is a really great value in its price point. Shipping is almost instantaneous. The guitar arrived FedEx (thank God! - UPS is an insurance fraud) packaged as good as possible with cardboard and Styrofoam. The guitar is set up and intonated very well and it is very playable right out of the box after the strings settle in. (It's shipped strung but not tuned to pitch). I'm an acoustic player so it took a while to adjust my attitude to the guitar: left hand doesn't need to be a vice grip and the pick needs to be a LOT more supple (.5 or thinner). I'm finding that the tuners are a bit sloppy and might replace those. They'll do for now. Very impressive guitar for the money. It sounds exactly like a Telecaster: it's unforgiving, the bridge pickup slices like a laser and Ghost Riders in the Sky sounds exactly like it should. (I got the 2-tone sunburst). Highly recommended.


Frostbite Falls, MN


Excellent guitar for the money


Very nice looking guitar. Good workmanship. Sounds great.


Tampa, Fl


Lots of bang for the buck


This is a very good Telecaster for the money. Opened the box and found it securely packed and in perfect condition. I usually cut the strings, restring and set the action on my new guitars but I am satisfied with the feel and sound as is after initially tuning and adjusting the tone. This little baby barks nicely on the bridge pickup and has a nice, solid feel for soloing (running scales, articulation, etc.). I purchased the 2-Color Sunburst with Maple fretboard model and I think it's a real beauty that also sounds and plays well. I also like how they designed the jack differently from the "inset" style. I owned a Fender Tele that cost about a grand that always gave me fits in that area (jack kept pulling out with the plug). For someone looking for a tele on a budget this is unquestionably a great buy. Looks good, plays well, sounds great. And, it doesn't break the bank! Get one and see for yourself.


Tampa, FL


Affinity Tele I'm Happy I bought it


I got the Affinity Tele in Lake Placid Blue and I'm very happy I got it. When trying to decide if I should get it I thought how good could it be for what they are charging. I read all of the reviews and decided to buy it and I'm glad I did. It sounds great, the setup was perfect, it feels great and the paint and finish look great. I'm so happy with it that I'm now thinking of getting a Squier Bass to go along with it.


Florida, USA


Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar

4.5 28


Number Of Frets 21
Scale Length 25.5"
Nut Width 1.6"
Neck Shape C-Shape
Fingerboard Radius 9.5"
Body Style Telecaster®
Neck Wood Maple
Body Wood Alder
Pickup Configuration S-S
Bridge Pickup Vintage Style Single-Coil Tele
Neck Pickup Vintage Style Single-Coil Tele
Bridge Type 6-Saddle Top-Load Tele
Tuning Machines Standard Die-Cast
Orientation Right-Handed
Other Features Black Plastic Parts, Top Hat Switch Tip, Black Silkscreen Logo, Dot Position Inlays
Case/Bag Included No
Series Affinity Series
Model Affinity Series™ Telecaster®
Warranty Info:

Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar

The manufacturer's warranty covers parts for one year and labor for one year from date of purchase. The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.